Quito weather in October (Ecuador)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in October. The average maximum daytime temperature in Quito in October lies at 20.4°C (68.72°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 7.1°C (44.78°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during October is high with an average of 99mm (3.9 inchec). There are generally around 16 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 177 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

 

Quito, monthly averages in October

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Min Temperature 7 °C  
Max Temperature 20 °C  
Chance of Rain 56%  
Precipitation 99mm  
Rainy days 17 days  
Humidity 81% *  
Sunshine 177 hrs *  

Where to go in Ecuador in October

Find out more about the weather in Ecuador in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Quito should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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